Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Confirmed: Tabarali Saidaliev
|Publisher||Committee to Protect Journalists|
|Publication Date||January 1994|
|Cite as||Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Confirmed: Tabarali Saidaliev, January 1994, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4e6494a1c.html [accessed 31 January 2015]|
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October 21, 1993, Tajikistan
Saidaliev, editor of Ba Pesh newspaper, was kidnapped on October 21, and his body was found three days later in a cotton field.
The men who kidnapped him were dressed like government security agents.
|Beats Covered:||Business, Crime, Human Rights, Politics|
|Local or Foreign:||Local|
|Type of Death:||Murder|
|Suspected Source of Fire:||Government Officials|
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